Taxon  Report   1905 
Chaenactis nevadensis  (Kellogg) A. Gray
Nevada dustymaiden,  Northern sierra chaenactis, Sierra chaenactis
Chaenactis nevadensis
© 2015 Tim Kellison
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Chaenactis nevadensis
© 2009 George W. Hartwell
Chaenactis nevadensis
© 2009 George W. Hartwell
Chaenactis nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Chaenactis nevadensis
© 2013 Jason Matthias Mills
Genus: Chaenactis
Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Chaenactis nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 20, 2018).

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